News: Retail

Flagship Nike store opens in Bangkok

Nike has opened a massive flagship store in the Thai capital of Bangkok offering shoppers a “fully immersive experience for shoppers in a blend of physical and digital…

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Jun 15, 2020 Retail / Sport / Technology /

 
 

Brands sever links with CrossFit following Chief Executive’s George Floyd tweet

Leading fitness and lifestyle brands including Reebok are moving to end their links with CrossFit after the group's Chief Executive posted a tweet making light of the death of…

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Jun 8, 2020 Fitness / Marketing / Retail / Wellness /

 
 

Universal Beijing Resort on target to open ‘on time and on budget’

The Universal Beijing Resort is set to open “on time and on budget in 2021” according to Comcast Chief Executive Brian L. Roberts. With 15,000 construction workers on site,…

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May 15, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail / Tourism /

 
 

Gold’s Gym files for bankruptcy protection in the USA

US-based fitness group Gold’s Gym, made famous by Arnold Schwarzenegger's 1977 bodybuilding documentary Pumping Iron, has declared bankruptcy, impacted by the economic toll of…

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May 7, 2020 Finance / Fitness / Retail /

 
 

International Franchise Association names founders of Anytime Fitness as ‘Entrepreneurs of the Year’

Chief Executive, Chuck Runyon and President Dave Mortensen, co-founders of Self Esteem Brands - parent company to Anytime Fitness, Waxing the City, Basecamp Fitness, and The Bar Method -…

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Mar 4, 2020 Fitness / Marketing / Retail / Wellness /

 
 

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi to launch new experiences and family zone

Set to mark 10 years of operations this year, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is be revitalised with new attractions, including a family-friendly zone, as well as zip line and roof walk…

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Feb 5, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail / Tourism /

 
 

Plus Fitness opens latest Indian gym in South Mumbai

Australian-based gym chain, Plus Fitness has opened its latest club in India in a premium location in the heart of South Mumbai. Commenting on the opening of Plus Fitness 24/7 Mumbai…

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Jan 31, 2020 Fitness / Retail /

 
 

Dubai Global Village recognised among the top four most visited entertainment destinations in the world

Dubai Global Village, the Arabian Gulf’s first family destination for culture, shopping and entertainment, is among the world’s top entertainment destinations for average daily…

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Jan 30, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Events / Retail / Tourism /

 
 

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